Mammer Mam"mer, v. i. [Cf. G. memme coward, poltroon.] To hesitate; to mutter doubtfully. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • mammer — intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English mameren to stammer, of imitative origin Date: circa 1555 obsolete waver, hesitate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mammer — /mam euhr/, v.i. Brit. Dial. 1. to stammer or mutter. 2. to hesitate; be undecided; waver in determination. [1350 1400; ME mamere. See MUMBLE, ER6] * * * …   Universalium

  • mammer — verb a) To hesitate. Tell me, Othello: I wonder in my soul, What you would ask me, that I should deny, Or stand so mammering on Shakespeare, Othello. b) To mumble or stammer from doubt or hesitation …   Wiktionary

  • mammèr — levatrice, ostetrica; mammàra …   Dizionario Materano

  • mammer — v. stutter, stammer; hesitate, mutter with a doubt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mammer — mam·mer …   English syllables

  • mammer — ˈmamə(r) intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Middle English mameren, memeren, of imitative origin 1. now dialect England : stammer, mutter 2. now dialect England …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hesitate — verb /ˈhɛzɪteɪt/ a) To stop or pause respecting decision or action; to be in suspense or uncertainty as to a determination. He hesitated whether to accept the offer or not; men often hesitate in forming a judgment. b) To stammer; to falter in… …   Wiktionary

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